The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within VMware, Inc.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 10 17 27
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +10
Contract jobs citing VMware 32 20 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 13.45% 7.87% 1.95%
As % of the Vendors category 19.39% 13.42% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 1
Average daily rate
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£325 £388 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% -26.19%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.42 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+5.06% -0.39%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Vendors Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
165 149 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 69.33% 58.66% 51.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 90 34
Average daily rate £348 £373 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.71% +9.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £265 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 9 17
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -67.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware across the Basingstoke region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Basingstoke region.

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware.

1 29 (64.44%) Security Cleared
2 27 (60.00%) Windows
3 22 (48.89%) DV Cleared
4 21 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (37.78%) Active Directory
6 16 (35.56%) Linux
7 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (31.11%) PowerShell
9 13 (28.89%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (28.89%) SC Cleared
10 10 (22.22%) Hyper-V
11 9 (20.00%) NetApp
11 9 (20.00%) Red Hat
11 9 (20.00%) Oracle
12 8 (17.78%) VBScript
13 7 (15.56%) SQL
13 7 (15.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (15.56%) OpenStack
14 6 (13.33%) Open Source
14 6 (13.33%) Clustering
14 6 (13.33%) SCCM
14 6 (13.33%) VMware ESX
14 6 (13.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 6 (13.33%) SAN
15 5 (11.11%) MS Exchange
15 5 (11.11%) VB
15 5 (11.11%) Finance
15 5 (11.11%) MODAF
15 5 (11.11%) TOGAF

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (15.56%) OpenStack
2 5 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.11%) Lync
3 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.22%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (6.67%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) SAN
2 3 (6.67%) SMS
2 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.67%) NAS
3 1 (2.22%) NetScaler
3 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) MySQL
1 3 (6.67%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) StarTeam
2 1 (2.22%) JIRA
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Architect
2 9 (20.00%) Integration Engineer
3 7 (15.56%) Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) Server Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Network Architect
5 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Architect
5 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) VMware Architect
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Server Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Integration Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Virtualisation Architect
7 1 (2.22%) Designer
7 1 (2.22%) Test Leader
7 1 (2.22%) Lead Architect
7 1 (2.22%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.22%) Services Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.22%) Service Manager
7 1 (2.22%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Clustering
1 6 (13.33%) Open Source
2 4 (8.89%) PKI
3 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.67%) e-Health
4 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 27 (60.00%) Windows
2 16 (35.56%) Linux
3 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (28.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (15.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (8.89%) UNIX
7 4 (8.89%) Windows 7
7 4 (8.89%) Windows 8
7 4 (8.89%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.22%) Solaris
8 1 (2.22%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (11.11%) TOGAF
1 5 (11.11%) MODAF
2 4 (8.89%) Network Design
2 4 (8.89%) ITIL
3 3 (6.67%) Configuration Management
3 3 (6.67%) Release Management
3 3 (6.67%) Test Scripting
3 3 (6.67%) Software Distribution
3 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
3 3 (6.67%) Coaching
4 1 (2.22%) Line Management
4 1 (2.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (2.22%) Test Strategy
4 1 (2.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (2.22%) Operations Management
4 1 (2.22%) Matrix Management
4 1 (2.22%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.22%) Change Management
4 1 (2.22%) Security Management
4 1 (2.22%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.11%) PowerShell
2 8 (17.78%) VBScript
3 7 (15.56%) SQL
4 5 (11.11%) VB
5 3 (6.67%) Shell Script
5 3 (6.67%) Ruby
6 1 (2.22%) C
6 1 (2.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 29 (64.44%) Security Cleared
2 22 (48.89%) DV Cleared
3 13 (28.89%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.67%) CCNA
4 3 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (6.67%) RHCE
4 3 (6.67%) RHCA
4 3 (6.67%) RHCSA
5 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.22%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) PCI DSS
2 3 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (37.78%) Active Directory
3 10 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 6 (13.33%) VMware ESX
5 4 (8.89%) vSphere
6 1 (2.22%) XenApp
6 1 (2.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 6 (13.33%) SCCM
2 4 (8.89%) Red Hat Satellite
3 3 (6.67%) Puppet
3 3 (6.67%) Tivoli
3 3 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (2.22%) SCOM
4 1 (2.22%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.00%) Oracle
2 9 (20.00%) NetApp
2 9 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (8.89%) Apple
4 3 (6.67%) Fujitsu
4 3 (6.67%) Borland
4 3 (6.67%) CA
4 3 (6.67%) SAP
4 3 (6.67%) IBM
4 3 (6.67%) HP
5 2 (4.44%) Citrix
5 2 (4.44%) Lumension
6 1 (2.22%) McAfee
6 1 (2.22%) Sophos
6 1 (2.22%) Wyse
6 1 (2.22%) AppSense
6 1 (2.22%) Dell
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